Actos MDL Plaintiff Alleges Actos Caused Bladder Cancer

An Actos MDL (multidistrict litigation) now includes yet another plaintiff who allegedly developed Actos bladder cancer. Plaintiff Charles V. and his wife filed the lawsuit in September against Takeda Pharmaceuticals. The plaintiffs alleged Takeda failed to warn them about potential Actos complications... Read More »

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Mirena Lawsuit Claims IUD Caused Uterine Perforation

A recent Mirena IUD lawsuit has been filed against Bayer Healthcare Pharmaceuticals (Bayer), alleging the pharmaceutical giant failed to adequately and properly test the intrauterine birth control device and failed to warn consumers of dangerous Mirena complications including uterine perforation. Plaintiff Marisela O.,... Read More »

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What is Stevens Johnson Syndrome?

Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS) is a rare but dangerous skin disorder. The disorder causes severe reactions in a person’s skin and mucous membranes. It is often a result of an allergic reaction to various over the counter or prescription medications or as... Read More »

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Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft Lawsuits Surpass 1,000

The Medtronic Infuse Bone Graft has caused the medical community to be concerned as a hundreds of individuals have experienced adverse Infuse Bone Graft side effects. These side effects often have resulted from off-label use of the Infuse Bone Graft, which Medtronic... Read More »

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Pfizer Asbestos Mesothelioma Lawsuit Dismissed

A wrongful death asbestos lawsuit was dismissed in Washington state this month. A man allegedly developed asbestos mesothelioma after working at a now bankrupt subsidiary of Pfizer Inc. The estate of James O. alleged in the asbestos mesothelioma lawsuit that Pfizer was responsible... Read More »

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Onfi Linked to Risk of Stevens Johnson Syndrome

The use of Onfi (clobazam), has been linked to risks of developing Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS), a rare but serious skin reaction. Onfi is a popular anti-seizure medication often prescribed with a combination of medications in order to treat Lennox-Gaustaut Syndrome, a... Read More »

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Study Shows Risperdal Increases Risk of Adult Gynecomastia

New research shows that the anti-psychotic drug Risperdal may increase gynecomastia, also known as male breast growth, in older men. Risperdal is manufactured by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, and is often used to treat autism and bipolar disorder. Over the past few years, there... Read More »

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Unum Lawsuit Filed After Years of Disability Insurance Denial

An Unum disability insurance denial lawsuit was filed against Unum Life Insurance company, claiming the disability insurance provider used bad faith insurance practices against the plaintiff. This is one of thousands of Unum lawsuits that have been filed concerning alleged wrongful termination of long-term... Read More »

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Low-T Study Finds Heart Attack Risk

As the makers of low-T drugs are facing a mass legal action over allegations that testosterone products can promote deadly blood clots, a new study has quantified the risk of heart attack in testosterone therapy patients. Low-T drug lawsuits have alleged that... Read More »

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Cymbalta Class Action Lawsuit Alleges Withdrawal Side Effects

Cymbalta is a drug approved to treat fibromyalgia pain, as well as several psychiatric disorders including depression and anxiety disorders. However, a Cymbalta withdrawal class action lawsuit has been filed over allegations that Eli Lilly and other companies involved with manufacturing, marketing,... Read More »

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Dilantin Stevens Johnson Cases Reported to FDA

The anticonvulsant Dilantin has allegedly caused hundreds of individuals to develop Stevens Johnson Syndrome (SJS), a dangerous skin condition. As a result, over 100 Dilantin SJS lawsuits have been filed that have claimed that Pfizer was aware of Dilantin side effects but... Read More »

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